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Gain full control of Dell hardware
and servers with PRTG


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    PRTG offers comprehensive sensors for your Dell hardware and servers
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    PRTG automatically notifies you when threshold values are reached
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    PRTG provides a constant overview of your hardware status, traffic, and hard disk space


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Unlimited use of PRTG for 30 days. After 30 days PRTG reverts to the freeware edition.
You can upgrade to a paid license at any time.






Dell monitoring: Premium monitoring for hardware, hard disks, and servers

Hardware and servers must be monitored constantly if they are to work at full capacity. Downtime can have negative long-term consequences for the company, and in the case of server crashes, can even lead to a drop in sales and a tarnished corporate reputation. By using a professional monitoring system with sensors made especially for Dell hardware and PowerEdge servers, you can anticipate downtime before it happens. Our goal is to ensure the continuity of your IT operations.

PRTG lets you keep an eye on your Dell hardware, provides an overview of your network, and warns you when your storage area network (SAN) memory is low. You’ll also lay the foundations for the affordable acquisition of new hardware. PRTG not only helps you to react to problems quickly, but also to make more qualified decisions on your future IT architecture.

Thanks to PRTG, everyone will work with peace of mind.


Free Download

Unlimited use of PRTG for 30 days. After 30 days PRTG reverts to the freeware edition.
You can upgrade to a paid license at any time.



The data monitored by PRTG Dell sensors


 i What is a sensor?

In PRTG, “sensors” are the basic monitoring elements. One sensor usually monitors one measured value in your network, e.g. the traffic of a switch port, the CPU load of a server, the free space of a disk drive. On average you need about 5-10 sensors per device or one sensor per switch port.

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SNMP Dell Hardware Sensor

  • Data regarding system management software
  • Data regarding the system status
  • Information on Chassis and BIOS
  • Various hardware parameters

SNMP Dell PowerEdge Physical Disk Sensor

  • Hard disk status
  • Rollup status
  • Component status
  • Warning messages related
    to “Self-Monitoring, Analysis,
    and Reporting Technology”

SNMP Dell PowerEdge System Health Sensor

  • Overall system
  • Power supply
  • Temperature
  • Cooling system
  • Storage device

Dell Storage Systems: Sensors for EMC, EqualLogic and Powervault

Dell EMC is one of the leading vendors of storage systems for businesses of all sizes. PRTG offers out-of-the-box sensors for monitoring your
Dell EMC storage systems, whether your using Powervault, EqualLogic or enterprise class Dell EMC systems.

Dell Powervault sensor

V1 or v2 sensors?

Technical requirements: Sensors v1 work until Dell EMC Version, for newer ones use sensor v2.


A sneak peek into Dell monitoring with PRTG

SNMP Dell Hardware Sensor

SNMP Dell Hardware Sensor

SNMP Dell Poweredge Sensor

SNMP Dell Poweredge Sensor


How Dell monitoring with PRTG works

Dell sensors are based on SNMP technology, which controls data packet structuring and communication. Using the Simple Network Monitoring Protocol, network devices can be managed and monitored from one central station. The result is a straightforward, resource-friendly monitoring process.

PRTG offers sensors for the system health and hard drives of a PowerEdge server, as well as a sensor for Dell hardware. For server sensors, you must first install the Dell OpenManage Server Administrator, and once inside, activate SNMP. As an alternative, you can also run your monitoring via the integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC), provided the latter is version 7 or higher.


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Unlimited use of PRTG for 30 days. After 30 days PRTG reverts to the freeware edition.
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6 good reasons to choose PRTG as your Dell monitoring tool

Obtain an overview

Obtain an overview

With the PRTG dashboard, you get a convenient overview of the status and performance of your Dell hardware, as well as of Dell servers and hard drives in the SAN, traffic, and system health.

Be notified

Be notified

If a bandwidth overload is looming or if memory capacity is running low, you’ll be notified at once, wherever you happen to be.

Reduce workloads

Reduce workloads

Instead of taking the time to manually check all your various Dell hardware, simply rely on the PRTG sensors and notifications.

Stabilize your business

Stabilize your business

With constant monitoring, you can ensure hardware errors and glitches in networks with PowerEdge servers are fixed as quickly as possible, without putting your business at risk.

Make your IT more effective

Make your IT more effective

Professional monitoring and quick solutions prevent critical errors and provide for stable, efficient Dell hardware and uninterrupted work flows.

Measure your network structure

Measure your network structure

With PRTG, you will see how data traffic is structured in your network containing Dell PowerEdge servers, and can take appropriate steps to meet the needs of your business.


PRTG simplifies your day

Our monitoring software works for you and promptly notifies you of potential issues.
It frees you to concentrate on your day-to-day tasks with peace of mind.


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PRTG saves time

With PRTG, you get one central monitoring tool for your servers and entire network. Enjoy a quick overview of your whole infrastructure via our dashboard and app.

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PRTG saves worry

Customizing PRTG is a breeze. Getting started or switching from another network monitoring tool is easy thanks to the auto-discovery and pre-configured device templates.

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PRTG saves money

80% of our customers report substantial or even exceptional cost savings in the area of network monitoring. The experience shows that the costs for licenses have paid for themselves within a matter of weeks.



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“We can all work with greater peace of mind knowing
that our systems are constantly being monitored.”

Markus Puke, Network Administrator, Schüchtermann Klinik, Germany


Your Dell hardware at a glance – even on the go 

PRTG can be started within minutes and it's compatible with many mobile devices.


PRTG comes with all the features you need, plus more your IT infrastructure won't want to live without.

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PRTG monitors these vendors and applications, and more, in one view!



Free Download

Unlimited use of PRTG for 30 days. After 30 days PRTG reverts to the freeware edition.
You can upgrade to a paid license at any time.


Over 95% of our customers recommend PRTG


Paessler AG worldwide trialled PRTG in over 600 IT departments.
The aim was to tune the network monitoring software closer to the needs of the administrators.
The result of the survey: over 95% of the participants would recommend PRTG - or already had.

Recommend PRTG


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Data Center Monitoring: Data centers are the heart of every IT infrastructure. PRTG monitors your data center 24/7 and avoids bottlenecks and outages.


PRTG The Swiss Army knife

PRTG: The Swiss Army knife for sysadmins

Adapt PRTG individually and dynamically to your needs relying on a strong API:

  • HTTP API: Access monitoring data and manipulate monitoring objects using HTTP requests
  • Custom Sensors: Create your own sensors for customized monitoring
  • Custom Notifications: Create your own notifications to send alarms to external systems
  • REST Custom Sensor: Monitor almost everything that provides XML or JSON


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More than 500,000 sysadmins love PRTG

PRTG is used by companies of all sizes. Sysadmins love PRTG because it makes their job a whole lot easier.

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